Foundation courses in Spain
Foundation programmes last a year and offer a general introduction to design or fashion in particular. The programmes focus on teaching the foundations of a field, which are vital in order to choose further studies in a speciality in the future.
- Baccalaureate Diploma or, if you are still completing your Baccalaureate at the time of enrolment, a certificate from the school confirming that you are in the 2nd year of your Baccalaureate
- Proof of knowledge of the language of the programme for non-native speakers
- Must be 18 years of age by December of the year of enrolment. If you are a minor at the time of application, your parents or legal guardian must provide a valid identity document and sign all documents provided by IED
Face-to-face interview at the school where you are going to study your programme (Barcelona, Bilbao or Madrid) or by video call if you live outside the corresponding city
Access our online admissions platform to fill in the form and upload all the necessary documents
Payment of enrolment fee to reserve your place and complete the enrolment process
Enrolment ends with the payment of the programme fee, which is set according to the fees for the academic year of enrolment and the dates established by the enrolment contract.
You will receive an email with details of the first day of class a few weeks before the start of your programme.
Scholarships and grants
As part of the Francesco Morelli Foundation, the IED allocates a certain amount of money each year for scholarships that primarily value the creative talent of the candidates.
It also organises annual calls for international and national scholarships for different types of programmes.
Click here for current and upcoming scholarships.